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L. Christie Rockwell, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Email: Christie.Rockwell@temple.edu

I am broadly interested in human biology, comparative primate biology, reproductive physiology, and comparative and functional genetics/genomics.
I currently focus on research in ovarian, uterine, and placental function in human and non-human primates.


Ph.D. Biological Anthropology, University of California, Davis
M.A. Anthropology, California State University, East Bay
B.A. Anthropology, Kenyon College 

Post-Doctoral Fellowships

Laboratory for Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Research, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center  
Department of Physiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine


Affiliate Professor, Temple University Institute for Genomics and Evolutionary Medicine
Consulting Scholar, University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Fellow, Human Biology Association



Former Graduate Students

Elizabeth J. Rowe, Ph.D. (2011, Temple University)
Current Address: Department of Anthropology, Purdue University; rowe15@purdue.edu

Current Graduate Students

Kristin Almskaar, B.S.
Scott Kirkland, M.A.
Elizabeth McGinsky, M.A.
Andrew Van Horn, B.A.

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